office relocation checklist

Download Rapport’s ‘Office Relocation Checklist’ for your move

23rd January 2018

Relocating to a new office is an exciting time for a business and its staff.  A change of scenery is invigorating and inspiring. However, if you are the one running a relocation project, it can be overwhelming. Our team of experts at Rapport’ have developed a concise, office relocation checklist to help you with the first stages of the project, to the day of completion and occupation. Leaving you free to focus on your business. Our checklist will help you to; Define roles and responsibilities during the project. Engage with stakeholders. Understand location priorities. Budgets and financial considerations. On-site considerations… (more)

office space

5 Agile Workspace trends for 2018

8th January 2018

Businesses are living in an unpredictable time.  Factors such as remote working, technology, high rental costs and the economy are all having an impact on how we work, and the workspaces businesses require now and in the future. So how can your business keep up with the times when your company is unable to relocate? We break down our workspace trends for 2018 below. 1. Cater to a wide-range of age groups As the retirement age continues to rise and the practicalities of having to, or wanting to work past the retirement age become a reality, businesses now need to… (more)

Rapport’ appointed to project manage Thrive Homes office relocation

4th January 2018

Rapport’ has been appointed to project manage an exciting relocation project for Thrive Homes, the housing association that owns and operates more than 4,000 rented and leasehold properties in Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire. The project will commence in early January 2018 and will see Thrive relocate from Watford to Hemel Hempstead. Rapport will provide structured project management and cost planning, working with the client’s design team utilising our extensive experience to achieve the most cost-effective delivery of our clients’ project objectives. Rapport’s business ethos is to provide professional and innovative construction consultancy services for an increasing range of clients and… (more)

Generation Z

Generation Z, Y, X: 6 ways to cater for all generations in the workspace

2nd October 2017

Is your business ready for generation Z? What about your millennial employee needs? Have you considered the needs of those employees who fall into Gen X and Xennials categories? Smart businesses are gearing up to cater for a wide-range of age groups as the retirement age continues to rise and the practicalities of having to, or wanting to work past the retirement age become a reality. In fact, the Office for National Statistics has already revealed that the number of women working past the age of 70 has doubled in the past four years. Whereas, one in seven men continue… (more)

Pexip office fit-out

Rapport’ complete office fit-out works for Pexip UK

25th September 2017

Rapport’ have completed office fit-out works for Pexip UK at Ruscombe Business Park in Twyford, Berkshire. Working with a blank canvas, our design team worked closely with Pexip and their selected main contractor to create an office environment that would support their business in a number of key areas, including motivation, improving the communication of knowledge across the teams and supporting their wellbeing. Throughout the design journey both our creative and technical teams, refined and develop working drawings to ensure the a seamless alignment of the project elements to deliver outstanding results and form part of another step forward in the… (more)